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Minn. bill would ease restrictions on construction material, aggregate hauling

Minn. bill would ease restrictions on construction...

Posted by Kerry Clines on May 10, 2016

Minnesota has laid the groundwork for a significant change in state transportation policy which would benefit everyone from companies to ...

IRS eyeing changes to definition of vehicles that fall under excise tax

IRS eyeing changes to definition of vehicles that fall...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Apr 08, 2016

Some changes have been proposed by the Internal Revenue service relating to the excise taxes on the sale of trucks ...

Trailered backhoe overturns during haul, kills driver in California

Trailered backhoe overturns during haul, kills driver...

Posted by Angela Thomas on Mar 23, 2016

A combination of unsafe driving and unpermitted heavy equipment hauling led to the death of a man near Sacramento, California, ...

Breaking down the FMCSA’s 30-minute rest break exemption for heavy haulers

Breaking down the FMCSA’s 30-minute rest break...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Jun 22, 2015

Last week, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration announced it had granted an exemption of the 30-minute rest break provision in the ...

Ox Bodies launches new range of Trail Ox Series end dump trailers

Ox Bodies launches new range of Trail Ox Series end...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Jun 19, 2015

Ox Bodies has introduced a new customizable range of its Trail Ox Series of end dump trailers that will provide construction ...

HEADS UP: Hitting utility lines when hauling heavy equipment can become an expensive ordeal

HEADS UP: Hitting utility lines when hauling heavy...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on May 22, 2015

According to the National Electrical Safety Code, telephone lines must be at least 14 feet above the ground and electrical ...

VIDEO: Dozer drops from trailer while being hauled, flies head-on into traffic

VIDEO: Dozer drops from trailer while being hauled,...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Apr 10, 2015

Since this insanity was captured via a dashcam, we have to assume it happened in Russia. And with that in mind, ...

How to determine trailer length for heavy equipment hauling using Kingpin to Rear Axle limits

How to determine trailer length for heavy equipment...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Mar 26, 2015

Contractors and heavy equipment haulers often ask the question, “What is the longest trailer or semitrailer I can use?” The ...

Deciphering the Federal Bridge Law formula: what contractors and heavy equipment haulers need to know

Deciphering the Federal Bridge Law formula: what...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Mar 05, 2015

The Federal Bridge Law was established in 1975 by Congress. It is codified in 23 CFR §658.17. For those that ...

Heavier front axles give Kenworth’s T370 more brawn in construction applications

Heavier front axles give Kenworth’s T370 more...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Mar 05, 2015

Kenworth announced it will begin offering heavier front axles on its T370 Class 7 work truck. The truck maker will now offer ...

VIDEO: Semi truck jumps over F1 car, lands 83 feet later to set a world record

VIDEO: Semi truck jumps over F1 car, lands 83 feet...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 25, 2014

If you were wondering what the coolest way to nearly destroy an 18-wheeler is, we've got your answer. In the video ...

Truck hauling excavator collides with 5 bridges, taking a chunk out of each (PHOTOS)

Truck hauling excavator collides with 5 bridges, taking...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jul 23, 2014

While being hauled by a truck traveling through Thurston County, Washington, last week, an excavator's boom collided with five different ...

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